My husband picked up my spilled sewing tin and joked, “how did I see the invisible thread?” The clear plastic thread I’d lost use for.
Witnessing to my nephew once on how God provides all the intangibles: faith, love, confidence, hope, he said unconvinced, “all I have to do is submit to Him?”
Paul tells us to walk by faith in 2 Corinthians 5:7.
Dear Lord, thread through our lives, with Your mercy, grace, love and truth. For a day in Your courts is better than a thousand elsewhere.
Hebrews 11:1-3 (The Message), “The fundamental fact of existence is that this trust in God, this faith, is the firm foundation under everything that makes life worth living. It’s our handle on what we can’t see. The act of faith is what distinguished our ancestors, set them above the crowd. By faith, we see the world called into existence by God’s word, what we see created by what we don’t see.”
Then Jesus told him, “Because you have seen Me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.”
Roman 4:17 (KJV), “(As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were.”
John 20:31 (NIV), “But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in His name.”